PD AeroSpace, LTD. and Colorado Air and Space Port Sign Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)

PD AeroSpace, LTD. (PDAS) and Colorado Air and Space Port (CASP) have entered into an MOU, which lays out a series of future interactions that are mutually expected to occur between the two entities, but are not legally binding. Future actions include PDAS establishing a United States (U.S.) presence at CASP, working with CASP to create a relationship with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), and eventually conducting test flights and evaluations.

Hypersonic Drone Startup Inks Rocket Testing Agreement with Colorado Air and Space Port

Colorado Air and Space Port (CASP) is excited to announce its next aerospace partner in New Frontier Aerospace (NFA), a California company with a mission to make rocket-powered transportation usable and practical across several fields, including medical, military, and home delivery. NFA announced its new partnership with CASP in a press release on Sept. 2.

CASP DBE Goal FY21-23

Colorado Air and Space Port hereby announces its proposed Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) participation goal of 1.2% for FAA-funded contracts/agreements. The proposed goal pertains to federal fiscal years 2021 through 2023. A teleconference will be held on September 8, 2020 between 1:00 and 1:30 for the purpose of consulting with stakeholders to obtain information relevant to the goal-setting process. Please call the following number to participate in the teleconference: 1-800-747-5150; Access Code: 1918757.

Construction Begins on 18 New Hangars at CASP

Construction Begins on 18 New Hangars at CASP

Construction started last month on the 18 new hangars to be built near the fuel pumps and FBO. Completion for the first of three buildings will be by the end of November with the second and third buildings to be completed within weeks thereafter. Only two hangars are not yet under contract and still available. For more information, contact Hugh Gommel at 702.809.9515 or Craig Rathbun at 970.948.7060.

2019 Summer Showcase

Adams County’s Colorado Air and Space Port (CASP), Accelerate Colorado, and the Colorado Space Coalition brought together aerospace, aviation, and government leaders from across the globe at Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum for a day of educational panels and networking for the Summer Showcase on Tuesday, July 30.

Reaction Engines Begins Construction of High-Temperature Airflow Test Facility in Colorado

Reaction Engines, Inc. has begun construction of a new high-temperature airflow test facility where it plans to validate the performance of its precooler heat exchanger technology, an enabler of its revolutionary SABRETM engine. Located at the Front Range Airport near Watkins, Colorado, the test facility will be capable of exposing the precooler test article (HTX) to high-temperature airflow conditions in excess of 1800°F (1000°C) that are expected during high-speed flights up to Mach 5.